2008 New Releases
ABX AIR REVIEWING DHL'S ANNOUNCEMENT
(11/10/08) ABX Air is working through the DHL Announcement to withdraw from the U.S. domestic market by Jan. 30, 2009.
ABX AIR EARNS IOSA CERTIFICATION
(11/6/08) By earning the International Air Transport Association's (IATA) Operational Safety certification, ABX Air joins the ranks of airlines worldwide that have achieved a level of excellence in safety and standardization.
ABX AIR RANKED FIRST IN THE FLY QUIET PROGRAM
(10/30/08) ABX Air was recognized recently by the Portland (Maine) International Jetport (PWM) for having the highest rate of compliance in its "Fly Quiet" program.
PRESIDENTIAL CANDIDATES PERSONALLY ENGAGE ABX AIR EMPLOYEES
(10/23/08) In the ABX Air employee newsletter, presidential hopefuls John McCain and Barack Obama addressed a myriad of issues that have been raised about the proposed DHL and UPS agreement.
LUECK RECOGNIZED FOR 30 YEARS OF CSP CERTIFICATION
(10/9/08) Michael Lueck of ABX Air, Inc., was honored recently by the Board of Certified Safety Professionals (BCSP). Lueck has held his Certified Safety Professional (CSP) certification for 30 years.
ABX AIR FINALIZES SEVERANCE AND RETENTION PLANS
(8/19/08) ABX Air, Inc., announced it has reached an agreement with DHL on severance and retention plans for impending job reductions.
SENIOR VICE PRESIDENT OF FLIGHT ROBERT MORGENFELD RETIRES
(7/23/08) July 1, 2008, marked the final day in Bob Morgenfeld's 23-year flight with ABX Air. He has been Senior Vice President of ABX Air Flight Operations since 1994.
ATSG RECEIVES NOTICE OF DC-9 FLEET REDUCTIONS FROM DHL
(6/26/08) Air Transport Services Group, Inc. said today that its subsidiary ABX Air has received formal notification from DHL on the release of 23 DC-9 aircraft starting June 30, 2008 through December 31, 2008.
ATSG REVIEWING DHL RESTRUCTURING ANNOUNCEMENT
(5/28/08) Air Transport Services Group, Inc. said today that its subsidiary ABX Air is reviewing DHL's announced plan to restructure its U.S. operations and to pursue negotiations to outsource its domestic air network to UPS.
ABX AIR AND STILO LAUNCH INNOVATIVE TECHNICAL CONTENT SOLUTION
(5/21/08) Air cargo services provider ABX Air and content processing specialist Stilo International today announced the availability of JETView, an extensive digital publishing solution for the airline industry.
ABX AIR HIRES NEW SENIOR VICE PRESIDENT OF FLIGHT OPERATIONS
(5/19/08) ABX Air, Inc. announced today that Captain Mike Gerdes will replace Captain Robert Morgenfeld as its new Senior Vice President of Flight Operations. Morgenfeld is retiring in July.
ABX AIR ANNOUNCES RENEWAL OF DHL HUB SERVICES AGREEMENT
(5/19/08) ABX Air said today that its Hub and Line Haul Services Agreement with DHL is now scheduled to renew in August for an additional one-year period.
DAC GEN-X EFB STC GRANTED TO ABX AIR FOR B767 AIRCRAFT
(5/6/08) ABX Air has been granted a Supplemental Type Certificate (STC) to allow the installation of the DAC International GEN-X Electronic Flight Bag (EFB) on B767 aircraft.
ABX AIR CELEBRATES EXCELLENT ATTENDANCE
(3/25/08) ABX Air recently celebrated with over 1,000 employees on their excellent attendance during 2007.
ABX HOLDINGS REPORTS 2007 FOURTH QUARTER AND ANNUAL RESULTS
(3/17/08) ABX Holdings today reported strong fourth-quarter and annual revenue growth in its air charter segment in 2007, stemming from the rapid deployment of its fleet of Boeing 767 freighters.
ABX HOLDINGS ANNOUNCES EXECUTIVE APPOINTMENTS
(3/14/08) ABX Holdings announced today new executive appointments that reflect the greater size, scale and opportunities available to its growing family of air cargo businesses.
ABX HOLDINGS TO HOST FOURTH QUARTER AND FISCAL 2007 CONFERENCE CALL
(3/14/08) ABX Holdings today announced that it will host an investor conference call to review its financial results for the fourth quarter and fiscal year 2007 on March 18, 2008, at 10:00 a.m. Eastern Daylight time.
ABX AIR TO BE AIRLINE SPONSOR OF THE 2008 ACPC
(3/12/08) ABX Air will be the airline sponsor for the 2008 Air Carriers Purchasing Conference (ACPC). For over 50 years, this conference has worked to bring airlines and suppliers together for business networking.
ABX AIR CERTIFIES WINGSPEED SYSTEM FOR VOICE/DATA ON B767S
(3/11/08) ABX Air, a leading cargo airline based in Wilmington, Ohio, has been granted an F.A.A. Supplemental Type Certificate (STC) for Wingspeed Corporationâ€™s XLLink Flight Information Architecture (XFIA).
ABX HOLDINGS ELECTS DOMINICK TO BOARD OF DIRECTORS
(2/27/08) ABX Holdings, Inc. today announced the election of Jeffrey A. Dominick, an experienced financial professional with an extensive background in the airline, transportation and logistics industry, to its Board of Directors.
ABX AIR HOLDS GRAND OPENING OF NEW ON-SITE PHARMACY
(2/18/08) ABX Air celebrated the grand opening of the new ABX Air Pharmacy, located at the Air Park at 1271 Airport Road today.
ABX HOLDINGS, INC. TO PRESENT AT BB&T TRANSPORTATION CONFERENCE
(2/12/08) ABX Holdings, Inc. will participate in the BB&T Capital Markets Transportation Services Conference on Thursday, Feb. 14 at the Biltmore Hotel in Coral Gables, Fla.
ABX HOLDINGS, RED MOUNTAIN SIGN CONFIDENTIALITY AND STANDSTILL AGREEMENT
(2/7/08) ABX Holdings, Inc. said today that it has entered into a confidentiality and standstill agreement with Red Mountain Capital Partners LLC, a California investment firm that owns 6.8% of the common shares of ABX Holdings.
ABX AIR RECEIVES GOLD HEALTHY OHIO AWARD
(1/29/08) ABX Air was among the 22 businesses recognized by representatives of the Ohio Department of Health and the Healthy Ohio Business Council recently in Columbus.
ABX AIR EMPLOYEES DONATE NEARLY $93,000
(1/28/08) Employees of ABX Air, Inc., recently completed their annual charity drive and pledged or donated nearly $93,000 to four local charities.
TARGET 53 FINDS ITS MARK
(1/23/08) ABX Air, Inc., surprised employee Larry Tankersley last week by presenting him the keys to a 2007 Chrysler PT Cruiser.
ABX AIR, ALL NIPPON AIRWAYS EXTEND ACMI AGREEMENT
(1/23/08) ABX Holdings, Inc. said today that its subsidiary, ABX Air, Inc., and All Nippon Airways Co. (ANA) have signed a new ACMI Agreement that extends their landmark relationship through mid-January 2010.
TOM POYNTER RETIRES
(1/11/08) ABX Air's Senior Vice President of Ground Operations, Tom Poynter worked his last day at ABX Air recently and headed off into the ranks of the retired.